Train2Game News UK Top 20 Games – 09.02.15

Call of Duty Advanced WarfighterDeja Vu in the charts this week as no new games have entered and the top three games remain exactly the same as last week with Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare at the top, followed by Grand Theft Auto V and FIFA 15 in the third space.

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Week ending 7 February 2015

POS.  TITLE  PUBLISHER  LAST
WEEK 
1 CALL OF DUTY: ADVANCED WARFARE ACTIVISION 1
2 GRAND THEFT AUTO V ROCKSTAR 2
3 FIFA 15 EA SPORTS 3
4 ASSASSIN’S CREED: UNITY UBISOFT 8
5 MINECRAFT: XBOX EDITION MICROSOFT 5
6 MINECRAFT: PLAYSTATION EDITION SONY COMPUTER ENT. 9
7 DESTINY ACTIVISION 10
8 CALL OF DUTY: GHOSTS ACTIVISION 7
9 FAR CRY 4 UBISOFT 6
10 THE CREW UBISOFT 11
11 WWE 2K15 2K SPORTS 12
12 SAINTS ROW IV RE-ELECTED/GAT OUT OF HELL DEEP SILVER 4
13 TERRARIA XBOX 360 CLASSICS 13
14 LEGO BATMAN 3: BEYOND GOTHAM WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE 15
15 MIDDLE EARTH: SHADOW OF MORDOR WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE 14
16 WATCH DOGS UBISOFT 18
17 DISNEY INFINITY 2.0 DISNEY INFINITY 20
18 ASSASSIN’S CREED IV: BLACK FLAG UBISOFT 19
19 FORZA HORIZON 2 MICROSOFT 19
20 DRAGON AGE: INQUISITION EA GAMES 17
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Train2Game News UK Top 20 Games – 15.12.14

Fifa 15This is the penultimate chart of the year and with Christmas only ten days away it looks like things are staying where they are. There are absolutely no new games and FIFA 15 is still number one.

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Week ending 13 December 2014

POS.  TITLE  PUBLISHER  LAST
WEEK 
1 FIFA 15 EA SPORTS 1
2 CALL OF DUTY: ADVANCED WARFARE ACTIVISION 2
3 GRAND THEFT AUTO V ROCKSTAR 3
4 FAR CRY 4 UBISOFT 4
5 LEGO BATMAN 3: BEYOND GOTHAM WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE 5
6 JUST DANCE 2015 UBISOFT 11
7 MINECRAFT: XBOX EDITION MICROSOFT 8
8 MINECRAFT: PLAYSTATION EDITION SONY COMPUTER ENT. 9
9 DESTINY ACTIVISION 16
10 ASSASSIN’S CREED: UNITY UBISOFT 7
11 THE CREW UBISOFT 6
12 WWE 2K15 2K SPORTS 19
13 DRIVECLUB SONY COMPUTER ENT. 10
14 HALO: THE MASTER CHIEF COLLECTION MICROSOFT 18
15 SUPER SMASH BROS. NINTENDO 14
16 THE EVIL WITHIN BETHESDA SOFTWORKS
17 DRAGON AGE: INQUISITION EA GAMES 16
18 FORZA HORIZON 2 MICROSOFT 20
19 SKYLANDERS TRAP TEAM SKYLANDERS 15
20 MIDDLE EARTH: SHADOW OF MORDOR WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE 12
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Train2Game News UK Top 20 Games – 09.12.14

Fifa 15The latest game charts is a very quiet one this week with FIFA 15 retaking the number one spot for the first time in six weeks. The only new game to enter is Ubisofts, The Crew which has debuted at number six.

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Week ending 6 December 2014

POS.  TITLE  PUBLISHER  LAST
WEEK 
1 FIFA 15 EA SPORTS 2
2 CALL OF DUTY: ADVANCED WARFARE ACTIVISION 1
3 GRAND THEFT AUTO V ROCKSTAR 3
4 FAR CRY 4 UBISOFT 4
5 LEGO BATMAN 3: BEYOND GOTHAM WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE 19
6 THE CREW UBISOFT
7 ASSASSIN’S CREED: UNITY UBISOFT 5
8 MINECRAFT: XBOX EDITION MICROSOFT 10
9 MINECRAFT: PLAYSTATION EDITION SONY COMPUTER ENT. 12
10 DRIVECLUB SONY COMPUTER ENT. 8
11 JUST DANCE 2015 UBISOFT
12 MIDDLE EARTH: SHADOW OF MORDOR WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE 11
13 POKEMON OMEGA RUBY NINTENDO 6
14 SUPER SMASH BROS. NINTENDO 13
15 DISNEY INFINITY 2.0 DISNEY INFINITY 14
16 DESTINY ACTIVISION 17
17 POKEMON ALPHA SAPPHIRE NINTENDO 7
18 HALO: THE MASTER CHIEF COLLECTION MICROSOFT 10
19 WWE 2K15 2K SPORTS 20
20 ASSASSIN’S CREED IV: BLACK FLAG UBISOFT 9
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Train2Game News Record beat to aid SpecialEffect

SpecialEffectChris Cook, Community Manager for GamePointsNow/GameKeysNow, has officially set a new Guinness World Record for the Longest Video Game Marathon on a Football Game by smashing the previous record by a whole 44 minutes to set a new time of 48 hours 49 minutes 41 seconds

The event took place at the Loading Bar, London from Nov 5th until the 7th and saw Chris play over 120 matches of FIFA 15, both online and offline . So far, the event has raised over £580 on behalf of its charity, Special Effect, with donations still being made.

‘I’m so glad to have raised so much for an incredible cause; but none of this would have been possible without the incredible support team of volunteers. They really kept me going throughout and I’m eternally grateful for all of their help and energy, especially when things got tough’

The event was streamed live via Twitch.tv and featured giveaways from companies like QWERTEE, Hauppauge, Boomerang Rentals, Insert Coin tees, NiftyMods and Campo Retro.

SpecialEffect is an award-winning charity that helps people with disabilities to benefit from the fun, rehabilitation and therapy of video games. They support people of all ages through assessments, equipment loans and equipment modifications.

Train2Game News UK Top 20 Games – 10.11.14

Call of Duty Advanced WarfighterFIFA 15 has been knocked from the top spot by the game we all assumed would do the job, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. With the lead up to Christmas these two will be battling for top spot. Football Manager 15 has debuted this week hitting number three. Towards the bottom of the top twenty a few games have made there return to the charts including, LEGO The Hobbit and Tomodachi Life which could also be due to Christmas.

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Week ending 8 November 2014

POS.  TITLE  PUBLISHER  LAST
WEEK 
1 CALL OF DUTY: ADVANCED WARFARE ACTIVISION
2 FIFA 15 EA SPORTS 1
3 FOOTBALL MANAGER 2015 SEGA
4 ALIEN: ISOLATION SEGA 13
5 DESTINY ACTIVISION 6
6 MINECRAFT: PLAYSTATION EDITION SONY COMPUTER ENT. 3
7 SKYLANDERS TRAP TEAM SKYLANDERS 9
8 SUNSET OVERDRIVE MICROSOFT 2
9 THE EVIL WITHIN BETHESDA SOFTWORKS 4
10 MINECRAFT: XBOX EDITION MICROSOFT 10
11 FORZA HORIZON 2 MICROSOFT 7
12 DISNEY INFINITY 2.0 DISNEY INFINITY 12
13 WWE 2K15 2K SPORTS 5
14 MIDDLE EARTH: SHADOW OF MORDOR WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE 8
15 WATCH DOGS UBISOFT 14
16 ASSASSIN’S CREED IV: BLACK FLAG UBISOFT
17 SUPER SMASH BROS. NINTENDO 17
18 LEGO THE HOBBIT WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE
19 TOMODACHI LIFE NINTENDO
20 FROZEN: OLAF’S QUEST GSP/AVANQUEST
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Train2Game News UK Top 20 Games – 03.11.14

Fifa 15FIFA 15 is still top of the table with Sunset Overdrive gearing in to second. Further down the chart WWE 2k15 slams its way in to number five and Lords of the Fallen battles to number eleven. The question now is will Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare blast FIFA off that prime position?

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Week ending 1 November 2014

POS.  TITLE  PUBLISHER  LAST
WEEK 
1 FIFA 15 EA SPORTS 1
2 SUNSET OVERDRIVE MICROSOFT
3 MINECRAFT: PLAYSTATION EDITION SONY COMPUTER ENT. 2
4 THE EVIL WITHIN BETHESDA SOFTWORKS 3
5 WWE 2K15 2K SPORTS
6 DESTINY ACTIVISION 4
7 FORZA HORIZON 2 MICROSOFT 8
8 MIDDLE EARTH: SHADOW OF MORDOR WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE 5
9 SKYLANDERS TRAP TEAM SKYLANDERS 10
10 MINECRAFT: XBOX EDITION MICROSOFT 12
11 LORDS OF THE FALLEN SQUARE ENIX
12 DISNEY INFINITY 2.0 DISNEY INFINITY 13
13 ALIEN: ISOLATION SEGA 9
14 WATCH DOGS UBISOFT 17
15 BORDERLANDS: THE PRE-SEQUEL! 2K GAMES 6
16 DRIVECLUB SONY COMPUTER ENT. 11
17 SUPER SMASH BROS. NINTENDO 14
18 PLANTS VS ZOMBIES: GARDEN WARFARE EA GAMES 20
19 JUST DANCE 2015 UBISOFT 19
20 LEGO MARVEL SUPER HEROES WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE
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Train2Game News eSports at EGX

EurogamerGamer Network is delighted to announce an agreement with Gfinity, the leaders in eSports, to provide an exciting competitive gaming feature at this year’s EGX London.

EGX London 2014 is set to become the UK’s largest ever dedicated gaming event with 80,000 attendees expected to fill two floors of London’s Earls Court.

The Gfinity stand will give EGX attendees a comprehensive eSports experience allowing them to meet pro-gamers, take part in mini tournaments with their friends and get tips on becoming a pro.

League of Legends fans are in for a treat and will be immersed in the full eSports experience across the four days as they get a chance to take part in mini competitions with plenty of great prizes up for grabs.

Also, with the release of FIFA 15 scheduled for the week of the event, Gfinity will stage a 4 person, FIFA 15 tournament featuring 4 of the UK’s biggest FIFA You-Tubers in a one-off exhibition match.

David Lilley, MD of Gamer Events, said: “We were impressed by the energy and enthusiasm that Gfinity bring to eSports. We’re excited by the prospect of working with them to provide a fantastic competitive gaming experience to our audience.”

Martin Wyatt, Head of Content & Partner Relations at Gfinity, said: ““We are going to provide some exciting and entertaining competition with the gaming community – everyone who visits EGX can come to our stand, game like a pro and talk to us about getting into eSports. We are excited to be a partner of this great event and look forward to helping others get involved.”